Daily Archives: February 1, 2020

Maintaining The Balance Of Power: Putin Announces Constitutional Changes Whilst Medvedev Resigns

The 15th of January was a seismic day in Russian politics. In his annual address to the Russian Federation, Putin outlined the most significant collection of constitutional reforms since 1993, leading to the immediate resignation of Prime Minister Medvedev and the entire cabinet. The seven proposed amendments to the constitution […]

Liberté, Egalité…Complicité? Is French Foreign Policy Undermining Peace in Libya?

Following the Berlin summit, serious questions remain concerning French involvement in Libya. Do French interests align with UN resolutions and can President Macron remain committed to promises on domestic security whilst toeing the international line? Present at Sunday’s summit were Fayez al-Saraj, prime minister of the UN-backed Government of National […]